- Oct 4, 2007CONCERTS
THE MIGHTY ECHOES
Saturday October 6, 7 pm, with Mare Winningham, at Temple Knesset Israel
1260 N Vermont Ave (at Fountain) LA 90029. Tickets available at the
door $20 (Students/Seniors $10)
at McCabes: Friday October 12, 3010 Pico Blvd. in Santa Monica. (310)
Last time they were at McCabes the show sold out, so buy your tickets
soon. http://www.mccabes.com <http://www.mccabes.com> The show is
mostly new this fall - featuring many tunes from their upcoming
(14th)CD, GET YOUR MONKEY OFF MY DOG, scheduled for release later this
year. For sale at the concert: DVDs of SIGN MY SNARLING MOVIE: 25
YEARS OF THE BOBS, Coldfoot Films' documentary chronicling the
continuing success of a band with no hit records, no major label
support and... no instruments! The filmmaker will also be present.
ATTN: MUSIC EDUCATORS! The Bobs will be in Los Angeles on the
Thursday before their McCabes concert and are available for
educational vocal workshops and master classes. For more information,
contact Brynne Bob Whitney, the Assistant Bob at
THE ALLEY CATS
10-5-07 and 10-6-07 An Evening with Jay Leno - Mirage Hotel and
Casino - Las Vegas,
NV - 10:30pm
RENAISSANCE, the a cappella doo-wop group
Jazz at Drew Festival: Charles Drew University, Saturday October 6,
7:15 8:15 pm, 17 East 118th Street, Los Angeles 90059. For further
information call 323-467-4702 or 323-563-5850.
The Coffee Gallery Backstage, 2029 N. Lake in Altadena, CA 91001 on
Friday, October 19th at 8:00 PM. Reservations: 626-398-7917
"Re-birth of Consciousness, Revival of Cool"
RENAISSANCE takes their audience on a nostalgic, musical journey;
singing songs of joy, hope, love and redemption. Their repertoire
consists of creative covers of some of the legends of Doo Wop and Soul
Music including The Drifters, The Moonglows, Sam Cooke, Clyde
McPhatter, The Orioles, Pookie Hudson and the Spaniels. This group is
on a mission to preserve an important American musical art form;
"Street Corner Doo Wop/A Capella" singing, Founding members Maurice
Kitchen, Torre Brannon Reese, and Kwame Alexander team up with Anthony
Snead and Charles (Sonny) Banks of the trio "Banks Epps &Snead".For
info on their new CD, MEET ME ON THE CORNER: www.doowopaintdead.com
For more information: collinartists@...
Sunday, October 14th, 2007 4:30 PM
Vibe Performing Arts Studios, 24460 1/4 Lyons Ave, Santa Clarita, CA 91321
Valencia High School Jazz Choir will open for Sixth Wave at this
intimate venue. Tickets will be available for purchase on October 1,
with limited seating available, so call or visit the VPAS website on
October 1 to make sure you get your seat!
Saturday, October 20th, 2007 7:00 PM
Church of the Chimes, 14115 Magnolia, Sherman Oaks, CA 91423
Price: $15/$10 (student w/ i.d.)
This benefit fundraiser will help the Santa Monica College Vocal Jazz
Group raise their funds needed to perform at the International
Association for Jazz Education Annual Conference (in Toronto) in Jan.
'08. Cindy Bourquin of Sixth Wave directs this terrific group
Halloween concert with the Troy Tones on October 26th, 2007, 10 p.m.
under the VKC arches at USC. A shindig will follow at the RO house,
so pull out those costumes, hear some sweet singing, and party all
night long! Every Wednesday, RO performs outside the USC Bookstore at
1 p.m. for lunch.
USC SOCAL VOCALS AND USC SIRENS
Monday, October 29, 9:00 pm: Halloween Concert: USCs VKC Arches For
SCAM FEST IS: SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA A CAPPELLA MUSIC FESTIVAL
All 6 Claremont Colleges A Cappella groups plus more amazing groups
from around the area. November, 2 2007 at Bridges Auditorium, 450 N.
College Ave., Claremont, California 91711. Cost : $5
Bridges Auditorium is located on Pomonas campus. For a map and
SAVE THE DATE
L.A. Regionals of Harmony Sweepstakes: Saturday March 15, 2008 at the
Hermosa Beach Community Playhouse (same place as it has been for the
Consider participating in this event. So Cal is very proud that the
national champion a cappella group has, for the last two years, come
from our regional (Hi-Fidelity & Moira Smiley & Voco). Were hoping
to continue this tradition in 2008!!! Questions? Email
Will Hamblet, Los Angeles Regionals Harmony Sweepstakes:
ICCA is looking for a Western Regional Director. Info here:
Let us know if you get the gig!
Sweet Adelines International will hold its annual convention/contest
next week, with the Quartet Semifinals beginning Wednesday morning.
Information on the webcast can be found at
Times posted for the quartet and chorus lineup are Mountain Standard Time.
Reverse Osmosis of USCs fifth album will be released soon. Their
fourth album is available at: www.uscreverseosmosis.com
The next newsletter will go out Wednesday October 17. Please send your
gigs, auditions, CD releases, rants and raves to:
Your Southern California CASA ambassadors
Dane Hutchins: dlhutchins@...
April Lacaba: ajlacaba@...
Betsy Hanger: socalcasa@...
SoCalCASA website: http://welcome.to/SoCalCASA
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